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Liberal Orthodox Rabbis Object to Co-Ed IDF Service

'There are several co-ed combat units in the military where we have been unable to find solutions to the close proximity problem, which is why we rule that [religious Jews] may not serve there.'
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Police Block Haredi Attempts to Disrupt Jerusalem Marathon

Shadrack Kipkosgei, 25, from Kenya, won the Jerusalem Marathon in 2:16:33.

Israeli Ambassador Presents Credentials to President Putin

Ambassador Koren was born in Riga, in 1973, and made Aliyah at age 13.

Russian Tourism to Israel Up 54%

In 2016 Israel was visited by more than 2.9 million travelers from all over the world.

IAF Overnight Mission in Syria, ‘Arrow’ Used in Real Battle Conditions

Jerusalem residents reported hearing at least two explosions that sounded like Iron Dome missiles taking down incoming rockets.

It Appears that Rockets were Launched at Israel, Multiple Intercepts

Residents in Jerusalem, Modiin, the Jordan Valley and other areas report hearing a loud explosion.

Netanyahu, Greenblatt Meet Again to Discuss Security of Israel, Lasting Peace

Discussions on the issue of Israeli settlement construction are continuing between the PMO and the White House.

Ghattas to Plead Guilty, Two Years Jail Expected

State prosecutors will also ask the court to attach a clause of moral turpitude to the confession.

Liberman Declares ‘Palestinian National Fund’ a Terrorist Organization

The fund is headed by Ramzi Elias Yousef Khouri, a senior PLO official who is close to senior Palestinian Authority leaders.

Egyptian Army Destroys New Gaza Tunnels to Sinai

Islamic State terrorists use the tunnels with Hamas operatives to move back and forth across the border.

BMW Team in Israel to Check Out Smart Car R & D, Startups

A number of auto firms from the US, Europe and Asia are already involved in Israel's "smart car revolution."

Trump Cuts State Dept. Budget by 28%, Israel’s Share Intact

Trump originally wanted a 37% reduction in the State Department's budget, but gave in to pressure from Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

US Secy of State Tillerson: Rising North Korean Nuke Threat Shows Need for ‘New...

The Secretary reminded reporters the US "has provided $1.35 billion in assistance to North Korea as encouragement to take a different pathway."

Netanyahu, 5 Ministers Set to Travel to China for State Visit

A series of economic agreements are to be signed during the visit that will boost Israeli industry.

Drive-By Shots near Nazareth

Both victims sustained moderate injuries.

Jewish Schoolchildren Made to Bow in Mosque Visit

One mother said: 'It's repulsive. I cannot believe that this kind of thing happens in Israel.'

King Abdullah Tells Greenblatt Israel-PA Peace Would Stabilize Entire Region

King Abdullah told Trump's envoy that he would 'do everything possible" to help end the Israel-PA conflict – on the basis of a two-state solution.'

Report: Hezbollah in Severe Financial Crisis

The crisis is the result of the reduction in Iranian financial aid to the group, at the height of its ambitious involvement in numerous regional conflicts, from Syria to Iraq, Yemen, and Bahrain.

Israel to Prepare Haredim for Service in National Cyber Bureau

Classes will open in B'nei B'rak and Jerusalem on June 1 for Haredim who would later be integrated into the national cyber attack response center.

Israeli Envoy to Czech Republic Daniel Meron Presents Credentials

Ambassador Meron previously worked at Israeli embassies in the U.S., Norway and Cyprus.

Netanyahu Tells Amona Residents He Hasn’t Forgotten His Vow

"I understand your plight. I made a promise and I will keep it."

US Envoy Nikki Haley Outraged by UN Report Maligning Israel as Apartheid State

"Friendly advice -- don't read it without anti-nausea pills," said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Emmanuel Nahshon.

Rocket Launched from Gaza Explodes in Southern Israel

The rocket exploded within seconds in the Sdot HaNegev Regional Council District.

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